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Waters v. Wachovia Bank, N.A., No. 05-1352 (Supreme Court of the United States)

These are the briefs filed in the Supreme Court case of Watters v. Wachovia Bank et al., No. 05-1342: 1) by Respondents Wachovia Bank, N.A. and its operating subsidiary, Wachovia Mortgage Corporation; and 2) by the amicus curiae supporting Wachovia's position in the case, including the Solicitor General's views on behalf of the United States. The petition for certiorari presents questions relating to preemption by federal law of a Michigan registration and enforcement regime as applied to national bank operating subsidiaries.